How to watch Resident Alien season 2 online from anywhere

Resident Alien
(Image credit: Syfy)

Resident Alien season 2 is online and ready to stream all over the world. After growing attached to the rural town of Patience, where the locals are just as curious as the alien doing a pretty poor job of pretending to be a human doctor, it suddenly dawns on Captain Hah Re that his people are still hell-bent on the total annihilation of the planet, including Asta! What's an alien mercenary with a soft side to do? Read on to find out how to watch Resident Alien season 2 online wherever you are.

Watch Resident Alien season 2 online

Free stream: 9Now (AUS) / TVNZ (NZ)

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US stream: Peacock

UK stream: Sky / Now

Okay, so he talks to an octopus from time to time, almost always says the wrong thing, and is at war with a child... but overall Dr Vanderspeigle seems to have successfully assimilated. 

Deputy Liv has her suspicions, but after the memory wipe there's no way she's unmasking his true identity now...

With police and psychotic government activity increasing in town, Asta decides it's best to whisk Harry away to New York City, where the sight of an alien prancing down the street wouldn't elicit a second glance.

However, while evading detection on Earth, he also needs to find a way to assuage the appetite for desctruction that has consumed his home planet.

A fish-out-of-water comedy that'll stir your feelings when you least expect it, read on as we detail how to watch Resident Alien season 2 online where you are.

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Watch Resident Alien season 2 for free


You can stream all episodes of Resident Alien season 2, and season 1 for free on the 9Now streaming service in Australia.

9Now is compatible with laptops, tablets, mobiles and an array of streaming services such as Apple TV, Chromecast, Fetch, PlayStation, Amazon Fire and smart TVs. Currently away from Australia?

Use a VPN to watch Resident Alien season 2 on 9Now from abroad.

How to watch Resident Alien online from outside your country

If you’re abroad when Resident Alien season 2 airs, you won't be able to watch the show as you normally would at home, because of annoying regional restrictions.

Luckily, there’s an easy solution. Downloading a VPN will allow you to stream it online no matter where you are. It's a simple bit of software that changes your IP address, meaning that you can access on-demand content or live TV just as if you were at home.

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How to watch Resident Alien season 2 online in the US


Resident Alien season 2 premiered in the US on Syfy but, now that the show's run has finished, all episodes are available to stream through NBC. That's either through or Peacock TV.

Peacock Premium costs $4.99 a month. You also have the option of paying $10 a month for commercial-free coverage.

Abroad right now? By downloading a VPN you’ll still be able to connect to your favorite streaming services online, no matter where you are.

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Watch Resident Alien season 2 in the UK

Resident Alien season 2 aired on Sky TV in the UK. You can still watch all 16 episodes on demand through your Sky box and through Now.

If you're not already a Sky customer but fancy dipping your toe in the water, there are plenty of Sky TV deals and packages that might just take your fancy.

Alternatively, you can grab a Now Entertainment membership, which costs £9.99 a month.

Aatif Sulleyman

Aatif is a freelance copywriter and journalist based in the UK. He’s written about technology, science and politics for publications including Gizmodo, The Independent, Trusted Reviews and Newsweek, but focuses on streaming at Future, an arrangement that combines two of his greatest passions: sport and penny-pinching.